For British expats returning to the UK, Brexit presents a bit of a conundrum. Britain’s surprise vote to leave the European Union — or to ‘Brexit’ — changed many people’s visions of the country. There has been talk of the once-proud United Kingdom becoming a laughing stock. But as I returned home for Christmas to see my country […]
Close to the sweeping moors where Cathy and Heathcliff played out their love affair in Wuthering Heights sits the ancient walled city of York. Founded by the Romans in 71 AD, it’s a city with charming cobbled streets, a medieval castle and cosy pubs, watched over by a towering Gothic cathedral. If you’re planning […]
Sometimes you can travel far away and forget what makes your home city so special. This is my love letter to London.
Two years ago, I left you.
I felt I’d grown weary of you, the routine of city life.
I was looking for something else, something more meaningful,
So I packed my bags and explored the world.
I’d always been […]
Have you ever wished that you could be teleported from one exotic location to another? […]
Someone asked me the other day, since I’ve come back home for Christmas – what has been the best aspect of my round-the-world travels: the activities I’ve done, the people I’ve met, or the feeling of freedom and adventure? […]